Category: Books for kids

Top Ten Roald Dahl Children’s Books

Roald Dahl Day may be months away, but if you’re keen to build your little one’s general knowledge on snozzcumbers, oompa loompas, Roly-Poly birds, and big (but friendly) giants before the celebrations, check out Mother & Baby’s list of ultimate RD faves – does yours make the cut? The Dahlian universe, run amok with dastardly beasties and […]


Forget Wally, Kids…Where’s Warhol?

When we teach our kids about the great artists, we tend to stick to the usual Euro roll call…Van Gogh, Picasso, Dali, Matisse, etc., etc. But American Andy Warhol – you know, one of the most successful artists of the 20th century, the icon who defined an era, the platinum-wigged genius who managed to meld the […]


The 20 Best Books for 5 and 6-Year-Olds

It’s at the ages of 5 and 6 that reading takes on a whole new dimension. It’s at these ages that not only are children learning to read but they are beginning to pay attention to the complexities of storytelling – character development and the underlying emotions that drive words and text. It’s an amazing […]